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Coolley to Coomes

COOLLEY (Soundex C400) — See also CLOEY, COLEY, COLIE, COLLEY, COLLI, COLLIE, COLLY, COLY, COLYE, COOL, COOLEY, COWLEY, COYLE, CULLEY, KEWLEY, KULIE, LOYCE, OLLEY, SCHOOLLAND, WOOLLACOTT, WOOLLARD, WOOLLEN, WOOLLEY.

  Coolley, E. B. — of Vermilion County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.


COOLMAN (Soundex C455) — See also BOLMAN, COLMAN, COLOMAN, COOL, CULLMAN, DOLMAN, HOLMAN, KOHLMAN, KOLLMAN, KOOLMAN, KUHLMAN, KUHLMANN, KULLMAN, MCCOLMAN, OLMAN, POOLMAN, SCHOOLMASTER, SCHOOLMEESTERS, TOLMAN, WOOLMAN.

  Coolman, D. C. See DeWitt Clinton Coolman
  Coolman, DeWitt Clinton (1828-1917) — also known as D. C. Coolman — Born in Portage County, Ohio, February 16, 1828. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1880, 1888. German ancestry. Died in Portage County, Ohio, October 4, 1917 (age 89 years, 230 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Ravenna, Ohio.
  Presumably named for: DeWitt Clinton
  Relatives: Son of William Lawrence Coolman (1793-1869) and Mary (Burroughs) Coolman (1795-1845); married to Elizabeth Coleman (1830-1911).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


COOLS (Soundex C420) — See also BOOLS, CLOSS, COOL, COWLS, GOOLSBY, KOHLS, KOLLS, SCHOOLS, WOOLSEY, WOOLSON, WOOLSTON.

  Cools, G. Victor — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Cools, Victor See G. Victor Cools


COOMBE (Soundex C510) — See also BLOOMBERG, CAMBY, COMB, COMBE, COMBEAU, COOMBES, COOMBS, COOMER, COOMES, COUMBE, CUMBIE, CUMBY, KUUMBA, MCCOOMBS, OCAMB, TOOMBS.

  Coombe, A. W. — of Aliquippa, Beaver County, Pa. Burgess of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Coombe, Richard I. — of Grahamsville, Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 98th District, 1983-92. Still living as of 1992.
  Coombe, Roy R., Sr. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 62, 1969-70. Still living as of 1970.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Coombe, Samuel — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County, 1824. Burial location unknown.


COOMBES (Soundex C512) — See also BLOOMBERG, COMBEST, COMBS, COOMBE, COOMBS, COOMER, COOMES, CUMBEST, FRAMBES, MCCOOMBS, TOOMBS.

  Coombes, Terri Lee — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


COOMBS (Soundex C512) — See also BLOOMBERG, COMBS, COOMBE, COOMBES, COOMER, COOMES, HOMBS, MCCOMBS, MCCOOMBS, THOMBS, TOOMBS.

  COOMBS: See also William Franklin Anderson — Leslie Coombs Garnett — Calvin Crane Pendleton — Charles E. Townsend — William Wheelwright
  Coombs, A. J. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1927-28. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Alfred E. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Arthur W. — of Woodlawn (now part of Aliquippa), Beaver County, Pa. Burgess of Woodlawn, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Benjamin — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1835, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, C. M. — of Abilene, Taylor County, Tex. Mayor of Abilene, Tex., 1923-27. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Charles Robert (b. 1862) — also known as Charles R. Coombs — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Born in Belfast, Waldo County, Maine, March 20, 1862. Republican. Undertaker; mayor of Belfast, Maine, 1915. Unitarian. Member, Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert H. Coombs and Harriet (Pendleton) Coombs; married, September 3, 1902, to Helena E. Matthews.
  Coombs, David N. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 8th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Coombs, Dennes — of Fresno, Fresno County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Coombs, Dennis — of Longmont, Boulder County, Colo. Mayor of Longmont, Colo., 2011-17. Still living as of 2017.
  Coombs, Frank Leslie (1853-1934) — also known as Frank L. Coombs — of Napa, Napa County, Calif. Born in Napa, Napa County, Calif., December 27, 1853. Republican. Lawyer; Napa County District Attorney, 1879-84; member of California state assembly, 1887-89, 1891-97, 1921-23, 1925-27; Speaker of the California State Assembly, 1891, 1897; U.S. Minister to Japan, 1892-93; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California, 1899-1901; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1901-03; defeated, 1902. Member, Native Sons of the Golden West; Elks. Died in Napa, Napa County, Calif., October 5, 1934 (age 80 years, 282 days). Interment at Tulocay Cemetery, Napa, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Coombs and Isabel (Gordon) Coombs (1831-1890); married, December 27, 1879, to Belle M. Roper; father of Nathan F. Coombs (1904?-?).
  Political family: Coombs family of Napa, California.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Coombs, Henry — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Isaac — of Camden, Knox County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Camden, Maine, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, J. P. — of Apalachicola, Franklin County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, James Nathaniel (1842-1911) — also known as James N. Coombs — of Apalachicola, Franklin County, Fla. Born in Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine, August 15, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1896 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1904, 1908; sawmill owner; banker; member of Republican National Committee from Florida, 1904-08. Died April 8, 1911 (age 68 years, 236 days). Interment at Chestnut Cemetery, Apalachicola, Fla.
  Relatives: Married to Maria A. Starrett.
  Coombs, L. T. — of Lisbon, Androscoggin County, Maine. Postmaster at Lisbon, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Nathan (c.1824-1877) — of Napa County, Calif. Born in Massachusetts, about 1824. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1855-56, 1860-61. Died in Napa, Napa County, Calif., December 26, 1877 (age about 53 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1845 to Isabel Gordon (1831-1890); father of Frank Leslie Coombs; grandfather of Nathan F. Coombs (1904?-?).
  Political family: Coombs family of Napa, California.
  Coombs, Nathan F. — of Napa, Napa County, Calif. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frank Leslie Coombs; grandson of Nathan Coombs (1824?-1877).
  Political family: Coombs family of Napa, California.
  Coombs, Nathan H. — of Council, Nome census area, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 2nd District, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Nathaniel D. — of California. Member of California state assembly 25th District, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Robert Duncan (1873-1934) — also known as Robert D. Coombs — of Paramus, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 15, 1873. Republican. Engineer; mayor of Paramus, N.J., 1933-34; died in office 1934. Died, of heart disease, in Paramus, Bergen County, N.J., October 22, 1934 (age 61 years, 37 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Harriet Lord.
  Coombs, Samuel F. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Postmaster at Seattle, Wash., 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Thomas M. — of Alameda County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 4th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, W. H. — of Barry County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, Walter S. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, William A. — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Coombs, William E. — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Coombs, William Jerome (1833-1922) — also known as William J. Coombs — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Jordan, Onondaga County, N.Y., December 24, 1833. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York, 1891-95 (3rd District 1891-93, 4th District 1893-95); defeated, 1888 (3rd District), 1894 (4th District). Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 12, 1922 (age 88 years, 19 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Coombs and Mary (Wooleaver) Coombs; married 1856 to Josephine Adams.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


COOMER (Soundex C560) — See also BLOOMER, BOOMER, CMERO, COMER, COOMBE, COOMBES, COOMBS, COOMES, CROME, CUMMER, KOMER, KUMER, KUMMER, MCCOOMBS, OMER, TOOMER, WOOMER.

  COOMER: See also John Bassett
  Coomer, George W. (b. 1843) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Troy, Oakland County, Mich., November 3, 1843. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 2nd District, 1885-86; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1887; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 4th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.


COOMES (Soundex C520) — See also ACCOMAZZO, COMAS, COMMISSO, COOMBE, COOMBES, COOMBS, COOMER, CUMMIS, GROOMES, KEMMIS, KIMES, KIMMIS, KIMSEY, KIMZEY, MCCOOMBS.

  Coomes, David — Justice candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


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